• Operations - Regulatory & Control Operations - Change Management - Associate - Jersey City

    Location(s) US-NJ-Jersey City
    Job ID
    2019-56463
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate
    Function(s)
    General
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Operations
    Business Unit
    RCO Change Management
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    OPERATIONS

    Operations is a dynamic, multi-faceted division that partners with all parts of the firm to provide banking, securities, and asset management services to clients around the world. In addition, Operations provides essential risk management and controls to preserve and enhance the firm's assets and its reputation. For every new product launched and every trade executed, it is Operations that develops and manages the processes and controls that enable business flow.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    Basic Qualifications

    • Bachelors/Undergraduate Degree
    • Work experience in a business analysis / project management function supporting both business process and technology implementations
    • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Visio and SharePoint

     

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Demonstrate excellent process and project management skills
    • Ability to engage with and influence stakeholders outside their direct control
    • Comfortable facilitating project working groups and possesses strong data gathering skills
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, written and oral; confident in interaction with senior stakeholder
    • Strategic thinker with strong business analysis and planning skills. Capable of identifying and interpreting wider-ranging issues:
    • ‘Big picture’ understanding
    • Provides creative & innovative solutions
    • Ability to formulate the implications of a specific solution across processes, e.g. costs, risk, service
    • Have a proven track record of scoping and driving delivery of projects and achieving results independently, on time and to budget including:
    • Strong analytical skills including process analysis. Very strong interest in the underlying detail of the analysis
    • Project management skills including project scope definition; project issues, challenges, risks definition; status reporting; User Acceptance Test execution
    • Strong organization skills - ability to handle multiple tasks and prioritize accordingly
    • Exemplary attention to detail and ability to work to tight deadlines under pressure
    • Demonstrate understanding of Operations processes and procedures and an ability to learn quickly
    • Knowledge of products and processes related to the financial services industry would be an advantage, as is related experience in technology strategy or in a client service or business function and / or management consulting
    • Demonstrate comprehensive understanding of job-related operational and compliance procedures.
    • Understands and appropriately addresses Goldman Sachs compliance and reputational judgment issues

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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